Croydon race equality scorecard
Runnymede's Race Equality Scorecard project collects and monitors data on racial inequalities in 7 key areas, including housing, employment, criminal justice, education and health.
- Almost half (47%) of homeless people are black. The black homeless group is over two times larger than the black population in Croydon, which is 20%. The percentage of homeless black households is almost twice as large as homeless white households (25%).
- Black and minority ethnic groups are over three times more likely to live in overcrowded conditions than the White group (14% and 4% respectively).